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Joyce Keltner, 80, Adair Co., KY (1943-2024)

Joyce Keltner of Indianapolis, Indiana, formerly of Columbia, died on Saturday, July 6, 2024 at her home. She was 80 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Thursday, July 11, 2024, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Paul Patton officiating. Burial will follow in Columbia Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 10amCT on Thursday.

She was born September 27, 1943, in Adair County, to the late Thurman and Jannie Smith Pike. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Bobby Pike. Joyce was retired from RCA and while living in Adair County, attended Egypt Christian Church.

Survivors include:
  • Her husband - Larry Keltner of Indianapolis, Indiana
  • One son - Michael Keltner of Indianapolis, Indiana
  • One sister - Faye Painter of Columbia, South Carolina
  • Four grandchildren - Benton, Teddy, Sebastian and Gabriel
  • Several other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Dexter Coomer, Bryan Painter, Aaron Painter, Kevin Painter, Ricky Smith, Benton Keltner

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Joyce Keltner, 80, Adair Co., KY (1943-2024)

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